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Gold cherry

Dirge for another year gone by

What do I do of these penny pastiches limp and coddled and shy from the wise seeds of wit and wonder grow these superflous weeds that stutter and...

Ranchi Rover - Prologue

He took the rucksack out of the trunk. This is it. He did it. He felt sick. He started walking on the mud trail. A ringing shrill din pierced his...

A Garden Full of Earthly Delights

Breathe. Reciprocate. Feel the wind on your face. Breathe. Stoic poker face. Count the tasks for the quarterly update. Breathe. Stare into the void...

What Else?

There’s the proverbial loss of words sometimes, and upon asked to tell a story, all came to mind was : dutch angles, looking long and hard at one of...

Surviving in Coastal Redwoods One Evening

Eyes opened when it was dark already, strangers at the campground had left and the stage was set like a macabre Poe story: deep into that darkness...


5 of my comments have received 5 Great Feedback votes

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Posted on Mon, 13 Jun 2022

Thanks for letting me know. 

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Again, so poignantly beautiful

Posted on Sun, 30 Aug 2020

"love is its own kind of suffering, 

and in this suffering we notice we are alive. " reminded me of Garcia Marquez's "Love in the time of Cholera", and "Of love and other demons". 

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Posted on Sun, 23 Aug 2020

"and would we, if we could, turn back,

reverse even our unintentional sins,

and at our play of might-have-beens 

what history should we modify,

before extinction quietened and

we wonder what it is that now fills...

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